Job Vacancy - Executive Assistant to CEO

Published on Tuesday, 18 April 2023 at 3:11:30 PM



The Shire of Gnowangerup is looking for an enthusiastic, team-orientated person with a good eye for detail to fill the role of Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). This position is a busy but exciting and challenging role.


Duties include providing high level administrative and secretarial support to the CEO and Deputy CEO, co-ordinating Council functions, managing the CEOs correspondence and calendar, and maintaining statutory registers. The successful applicant will also be responsible for preparing minutes and agendas for Council.


The position is a full-time role with a nine-day fortnight, though flexibility is required. Ideally the position would suit someone with previous local government experience, but this is not essential. It is anticipated there will be a handover period to assist with the transition.


A Position Description can be obtained by contacting Anrie van Zyl on


Applicants are encouraged to contact the Chief Executive Officer on 9827 1007 for further information.


A covering letter and resume for applications are to be marked Private and Confidential and addressed to the Chief Executive Officer.


All submissions must be emailed to or via normal post to the Shire of Gnowangerup, 28 Yougenup Road, Gnowangerup WA 6335, and be received by 4.00 pm Friday 19 May 2023